Tag Archives: LNC Chair candidate

Wes Wagner Plans to Run for Libertarian National Committee Chair

Oregon Libertarian Party chair Wes Wagner has announced in IPR comments that he intends on running for chair of the Libertarian National Committee (from IPR comments):

Well I finally did it. I figured it was time to pay my dues considering that I intend to go to Vegas and run against Mr.

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Free Patriot Press Q & A with LNC Chair candidates

Posted by Darryl Perry at Free Patriot Press:

As a service to the Delegates to the LP Convention in St. Louis this coming weekend, I sent a candidate questionnaire to the 5 declared candidates for Chair of the Libertarian Party. The candidates full answers are below, a slightly condensed version will be available in hard copy at the convention.… Read more ...

Richard Cooper’s endorsement of Mark Hinkle for Libertarian Party Chair among top google news results for ‘libertarian’

Currently at #3 for Google News results for Libertarian (includes articles not related to the Libertarian Party as well), Richard Cooper at Ground Report:


On Memorial Day weekend, the Libertarian Party in the United States www.lp.org will hold its biennial convention in St. Louis, Missouri. The principal task will be the election of the Chair and other officers.… Read more ...

Libertarian Peacenik makes an argument for Myers, against Root as Libertarian Party Chair

Posted by Thomas Sipos at Libertarian Peacenik. The opinions are those of the original author, and don’t imply a stance by IPR for or against any candidate.



Five men will run for Libertarian Party national chair this weekend in St. Louis. I can be happy with four of them. I only hope the winner is not Wayne Allyn Root, a pro-war narcissist.… Read more ...

LNC Chair candidate Mark Hinkle raises funds for No on Prop 14 TV Ad campaign

Email from Mark Hinkle:

Dear Libertarian allies,

My friend June Genis, a long long time Libertarian, is mounting a grassroots effort to buy TV ADS to expose the lies behind Prop 14 on the June 8th primary ballot.

The Libertarian Party of California is a conducting a tele-marketing campaign to reach registered libertarians, but we also need to reach voters and TV is one of the best way to do that on a massive scale.… Read more ...

Idaho Libertarian Times Podcast # 32: George Phillies, Prop 14 in California & the National Convention

Posted at idaholibertariantimes.com, by way of http://newpathforthelp.org/:

Podcast#32 Sat May 22 2010

George Phillies comments on Proposition 14 in California & gives useful website links to help defeat it & talks about this week in his campaign & the upcoming Libertarian Convention in St. Louis.

 
https://www.stoptoptwo.org/donate/  or
http://libertymanager.com
contact: Beau Cain, 1-877 884 1776
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Jeff Sexton of SWGAPolitics.com endorses Myers for LNC Chair

Posted by Jeff Sexton at SWGAPolitics.com:

I’m a State/Local specialist. I don’t track National politics that closely, but seeing as how the Libertarian National Convention is next weekend and we have a fairly hotly contested race for LNC Chairman going on, I decided to take a look into it and let my voice be heard.… Read more ...

Root Endorsement from LNC Rep

Email from Wayne Root to contact.ipr@gmail.com:

“For years the Libertarian Party has had the best ideas- we have the answers that will bring senseless wars to a stop, restore our civil liberties, eliminate our deficit and debt, and allow our economy the freedom to provide opportunity for all those who seek it.… Read more ...

George Phillies: Situation on Massachusetts Libertarian ballot access

Posted at Liberty For All by George Phillies, candidate for LNC chair:

Recently — hey, I’m a candidate, did you expect my opponents to say nice things about me? — a number of bizarre rumors have arisen about Massachusetts Libertarian ballot access. Please note that I am one member of the state committee, our chair is David Blau, and our state committee has uniformly been unanimous on these questions.

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John Jay Myers on Immigration

Email from John Jay Myers to contact.ipr@gmail.com. John Jay Myers is a candidate for the Libertarian National Party Chair and currently running for United States Congress against Pete Sessions in Texas 32nd District.
www.johnjaymyers.com

IPR takes no position on LNC races.


Many Americans are looking to the Libertarian Party for answers, and it is important that the answers we give do not depend on the fantasy of a “Libertarian society” to work.… Read more ...

Jason Pye, Doug Mataconis react to Wayne Root pulling out of Rev. Manning’s Obama Birther ‘trial’

DISCLAIMER: IPR Does not take any positions on LNC races. The opinions offered for discussion are those of the original authors.


Jason Pye writes:

Yesterday, I noted that Wayne Allyn Root had seemed to jump off the deep end by participating in a mock trail against Barack Obama based on some ludicrous claims by Pastor James Manning.

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Libertarian leaders join chat on party founder’s facebook wall

As requested by several IPR readers, this is a transcript of a conversation that took place on Libertarian Party chief co-founder David Nolan’s facebook wall. Participants in the chat included at least two of the candidates for Libertarian Party national chair, Wayne Allyn Root and John Jay Myers. Other participants included LNC members and candidates, as well as some rank and file party members and possibly some small-l libertarians as well.Read more ...